House of Commons Journal Volume 7
3 March 1653


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 3 March 1653', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 7: 1651-1660 (1802), pp. 263. URL: Date accessed: 22 November 2014.


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Thursday, the 3d of March, 1652.

House keep Fast Day.

THE House this Day, according to former Order, kept a Day of Humiliation in the House, Mr. Marshall, Mr. Lockier, and Mr. Amyes, prayed and preached.

Members Subscriptions.

Ordered, That Colonel Bossevile, Mr. Allein, Major General Harrison, and Sir Arthure Hesilrig, do take the Subscription of every Member of Parliament, towards the Relief of the Widows and Children of such Persons as were slain, and of the maimed Soldiers and Seamen, in the late Engagement at Sea against the Dutch; and receive the Money of them; and give an Account thereof to the Parliament.